US Clears First 'Living Drug' For Tough Childhood LeukemiaOpening a new era in cancer care, the Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday approved the first treatment that genetically engineers patients' own blood cells into an army of assassins to seek and destroy childhood leukemia.
FDA Proposes Less Nicotine In Cigarettes To Fight AddictionThe FDA will attempt to regulate the level of nicotine in cigarettes for the first time ever, with the hope of lowering cigarette addiction.
Company Recalls Coffee With Viagra-Like SubstanceA Texas coffee company is recalling one of its roasts because it was making some men a bit too excited.
'Whole Body Cryotherapy': FDA Says Chill Out, It's A Waste Of Time ... & TemperatureThe latest trend in "restorative health" keeps growing and growing, despite the lack of scientific evidence that it actually works. Even the FDA raises a big caution flag on whole body cryotherapy,.
Coughing? How About A Scientifically Proven Best Remedy: HoneyWith cold and flu season at full speed, it's a perfect time for a natural remedy that can ease your symptoms without the side effects of medication.
Gravy Recalled Ahead Of ThanksgivingHeinz is voluntarily recalling approximately 500 cases of gravy.
U.S. Government Won't Reclassify Marijuana, Allows ResearchThe Obama administration has decided marijuana will remain on the list of most dangerous drugs, fully rebuffing growing support across the country for broad legalization, but said it will allow more research into its medical uses.
Bonfils Adds New Layer Of Safety To Reduce Transfusion RiskColorado now has a way to better keep some blood products safe from Zika and other viruses. Bonfils Blood Center is offering the state of the art technology.
Most Federal E-Cigarette Regulations Already In Place In ColoradoE-cigarettes are now regulated just like regular cigarettes. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has banned sales to minors as part of an effort to protect future generations from the dangers of using tobacco.
Doctors See Promise In New Addiction-Fighting ImplantThere is a new weapon for fighting addiction to heroin and painkillers. The FDA has approved an implant that can curb craving and withdrawal for six months.
Anti-Diarrhea Drug Used To Get HighResearchers say an over the counter treatment for diarrhea is being used by drug abusers to get high. According to a study done in the Annals of Emergency Medicine, people are overdosing on anti-diarrhea drugs, like Imodium, with sometimes deadly consequences.
Surgery Tech Charged With Stealing Meds Previously Stole SyringesA former surgery technician has pleaded not guilty to federal charges of stealing painkillers intended for patients at a Colorado hospital. It was revealed he had previously been fired from other hospitals for theft of syringes and drugs.